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VISIONS OF CULTURE – NORFOLK, LIFE IN 1861
TCC social science faculty take a look back
HAMPTON ROADS, VA (April 6, 2011) – Tidewater Community College social science faculty on the Norfolk Campus present Visions of Culture: Norfolk, April 1861 - The Way We Were.
The morning event – where Norfolk faculty members explore the city’s rich history in the mid-1800s – is set for Saturday, April 9, from 8 to 11 a.m. in the TCC Roper Performing Arts Center, room 4232.
The event begins with opening remarks by George Martin, social science instructor and event moderator. A panel discussion follows with faculty members Ezell Battle, Randolph Booth-Pharr, Alan Flanders, Helena Krohn and William Reid.
For more information contact Helena Krohn at 822-1275 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For campus maps and driving directions, visit http://www.tcc.edu/welcome/locations/.
Tidewater Community College - the largest provider of higher education and workforce development services in Hampton Roads - topped 45,000 students in 2009-10. The 16th highest associate-degree producer in the nation, TCC offers more than 150 programs including business administration, culinary arts, general studies, modeling & simulation, network security, nursing, and automotive technology. Among the fastest-growing two-year institutions in the United States, TCC was founded in 1968 as a part of the Virginia Community College System. The college serves the South Hampton Roads region with campuses in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach as well as the TCC Jeanne and George Roper Performing Arts Center in Norfolk’s theater district, the Visual Arts Center in Olde Towne Portsmouth, the Regional Automotive Center in Chesapeake, and the Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach. Forty-five percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information, visit www.tcc.edu.